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Table 4 Effect of PA flower ethanolic extracts on TGs, Tc, LDL-c, HDL-c, and VLDL in diabetic rats

From: Mechanism of antidiabetic effects of Plicosepalus Acaciae flower in streptozotocin-induced type 2 diabetic rats, as complementary and alternative therapy

Groups/Treatment/Dose
(n = 10)
TGs
(mg/dl)
Tc
(mg/dl)
VLDL
(mg/dl)
LDL-c
(mg/dl)
HDL-c
(mg/dl)
Normal Control/1 ml/kg 103 ± 1.0 81.10 ± 2.12 34 ± 0.88 17.10 ± 0.56 20 ± 0.63
Diabetic Control/1 ml/kg 216.5 ± 1.62 129.9 ± 1.9 79.4 ± 1.75 21 ± 0.85 9 ± 0.36
PA-Diabetic/150 mg/kg 175 ± 1.86, ### 94.5 ± 1.14, ### 50 ± 1.14, ### 18.10 ± 0.56a, b 21 ± 0.97a, ###
PA-Diabetic/300 mg/kg 151.8 ± 1.25, ### 63.2 ± 1.18, ### 40.6 ± 0.92, ### 15.4 ± 0.45a, ### 30.8 ± 0.71, ###
Met-Diabetic/150 mg/kg 118.4 ± 1.75, ### 59.7 ± 0.95, ### 50.6 ± 1.10, ### 18.3 ± 0.95a, b 19.10 ± 0.76 a, ###
  1. Values are expressed as mean ± SEM; n = 10. p < 0.01, p < 0.001 significant vs. Normal Control. ### p < 0.001 significant vs. Diabetic Control, a; non-significant vs. Normal Control, b; non-significant vs. Diabetic Control. TGs Triacylglycerol; Tc Total cholesterol; VLDL Very LDL; LDL-c Low density lipoprotein cholesterol; HDL-c High density lipoprotein cholesterol PA Plicosepalus Acacia; Met Metformin